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Credit score companies under congressional scrutiny

Credit score companies under congressional scrutiny

Major credit score tracking companies got an earful from congress Feb. 26 and may be facing more than that as the U.S. House Financial Services Committee weighs potential regulation of the industry. The calls for regulation came after years of data breaches and reported errors that could impact consumers ability to purchase homes and cars […]

Sheriff’s Office identifies scams on seniors

Sheriff’s Office identifies scams on seniors

Dealing with scams is a never-ending job for Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s detective Duran Nelson. “I deal with it every day, all day,” Nelson said. It’s my primary job.” Nelson spoke about scams, computer fraud and personal safety to a crowd of about 30 at the Holley Navarre Senior Center Friday afternoon. It’s the first […]